Accounting Analyst

13 February 2020


Job Title

Accounting Staff Analyst

Admin Area

Unconventional Resources

Business Line


Position Description

We are seeking an experienced accounting professional to join the Unconventional Resources Planning & Performance Management Division (UR P&PM).

The UR P&PM division provides finance, accounting, and planning support to Unconventional Resources operational departments encompassing drilling and stimulation, seismic, facility planning, and production operations. In this highly visible role, UR P&PM routinely interacts with representatives from Saudi Aramco Finance, Corporate Planning, Upstream and Supply Planning functions.

Your primary role will involve working closely with internal stakeholders to support operations and ensure financial accountability in accordance with company guidelines.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate you will have a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting or Finance.

You will have a minimum of 10 years of experience in the oil and gas industry.

You must possess demonstrated experience in accounting, budgeting, planning, performance management, capital management, expenditure analysis or related finance and accounting functions. Prior experience with shale/unconventional gas operations is strongly preferred.

You must possess working knowledge of applicable International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

You should hold relevant professional certification - CPA, CMA, CA, CGMA, CAPPA, or equivalent. Master Degree is a plus.

You will be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook. SAP knowledge highly desired.

Duties & Responsibilities

You will be required to perform the following duties:

Perform analytical and staff accounting functions in the areas of revenue recognition, cost management, budgeting and performance management.

Support monthly close process and related reporting activities.

Compile and consolidate financial information for use by management.

Prepare and analyze capital cost for Asset managers.
Assist in profitability analysis.

Be proactive and promote a culture of continuous business process improvements.

Provide mentorship and guidance to other UR analysts.


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